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Job Summary

Our client a manufacturer of high quality rigid and flexible packaging products is looking for a production supervisor. The Production Supervisor will oversee operations and offer support in the areas of safety, quality, productivity, cost, equipment and engagement in a shift-based mode of operation.

  • Minimum Qualification:Bachelor
  • Experience Level:Mid level
  • Experience Length:5 years

Job Description/Requirements

Reports to: Production Manager


About the Role

The Supervisor will also be responsible for organizing resources for set-up of materials, equipment, machine operation and packaging of WIP and finished goods for delivery to the stores in accordance with the Production planning.


Responsibilities

  • Monitor production output to ensure maximum productivity through the achievements of production targets.
  • Administer all employee schedules, supervise all shift production and maintenance schedules.
  • Provides manufacturing information by compiling, initiating, sorting, and analyzing production performance records and data.
  • Train and develop production teams in the shift to ensure highly skilled and trained staff in line with business needs.
  • Perform routine technical checks on machines daily autonomous maintenance activities inspection, lubrication, maintenance and cleaning.
  • Ensure finished goods conform to set/customer standards.
  • Ensure timely closure of all production jobs created in the ERP while ensuring data integrity.
  • Monitors machine performance and operating parameters to ensure production quality and volumes are achieved in line with the production plan.
  • Makes proactive suggestions about operation methods, processes and increasing performance.
  • Initiate and support continuous improvement programs.
  • Reconciliation of material on weekly basis with store. BOM should be verified with PPC for each product.
  • Makes proactive suggestions about operation methods, processes and increasing performance.
  • Initiate and support continuous improvement programs.


Candidate Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering (Production or Automotive) / Higher National Diploma (HND) or ordinary National Diploma (OND) in Food Science and Technology, Process/Biochemical Engineering, Electrical, Mechanical Engineering or its equivalent.
  • At least five (5) years’ relevant work experience in a manufacturing environment with Kaizen practice in a supervisory role.
  • Sound knowledge of electrical/ mechanical/processing, 
  • Procedural  knowledge of material usage.
  • Production processes and standards, 
  • Knowledge in TPM – Total Productive Maintenance
  • Good Manufacturing Practices and hygiene, 
  • Machine operation procedures (Multi Skilled Operator)
  • Have knowledge of mechanical equipment and the ability to diagnose and correct equipment malfunction.


Functional skills.

  • Ability to take decisions within company procedures and policies as well the accountability that comes with it.
  • Multiskilled with ability to work across the other roles in operations.
  • Willingness to take on additional responsibilities as and when required.
  • Ability and willingness to continuously learn and improve personal competence is essential.


Personal qualities.

  • Ability to adapt easily and to be flexible to changes.
  • Assertive, aggressive, and proactive.
  • Planning, presentation, interpersonal, coordinating and organizational skills.
  • A willingness to embrace diversity, integrity, and empathy.
  • A Problem solver.


How to apply: 

If interested, submit your updated CV online

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